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Solanum tuberosum

Potato

White Potato, Irish Potato, Garden Potato, Edible Potato,
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Plant Facts

Scientific Name Solanum tuberosum
Principal Common Name Potato
Common Name(s) White Potato, Irish Potato, Garden Potato, Edible Potato,
Synonym
Description
General Comments
Origin South America
Nativity
Height Range 0 - 0
Spread Range 0 - 0
Flower Showy N
Warning
Sunset Zones 1 : 2 : 3 : 4 : 5 : 6 : 7 : 8 : 9 : 10 : 11 : 12 : 13 : 14 : 15 : 16 : 17 : 18 : 19 : 20 : 21 : 22 : 23 : 24 : 25 : 26 : 27 : 28 : 29 : 30 : 31 : 32 : 33 : 34 : 35 : 36 : 37 : 38 : 39 : 40 : 41 : 42 : 43 : 44 : 45
USDA Zones 1 : 2a : 2b : 3a : 3b : 4a : 4b : 5a : 5b : 6a : 6b : 7a : 7b : 8a : 8b : 9a : 9b : 10a : 10b : 11 : 12
Leaf Color Bright Green
Leaf Texture Medium
Form Edible : Shrub : Subshrub
Flower Color
Flower Time Summer
Months
Ease of Growing Average
Light Preferences Sun (minimum 8 hours direct sun)
Soil Preferences Loose : Rich : Sandy : Well-drained
Watering Preferences Medium
Outstanding Features Edible

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